GIC, Goldman emerge as largest LPs in restructured Vector Capital funds


The $450-million restructuring covers two vintage funds, Vector Capital II and III.

Temasek leads $50m Series B in digital health firm PEAR Therapeutics, EDBI joins round

PEAR Therapeutics claims to be the first company to receive U.S. FDA clearance for a prescription digital therapeutic with claims to improve clinical outcomes in a disease. 

Singapore realty investor CapitaLand buys first office asset in Germany for $294m

The firm is now keen on investments in key gateway cities in Europe, Australia and US

SG Realty: Keppel Land Wuxi site; Ascendas REIT sale; First Sponsor Amsterdam purchase

Singapore reported multiple property updates from Keppel Land, Ascendas REIT and First Sponsor Group.

Singapore needs robust, independent enterprises: Ron Snir, Israel Trade & Economic Office

Singapore startups should market themselves as SE Asian startups so they stand a chance to attract MNCs and customers from mature markets like Japan, Australia, and even the US.

Bourse with strong retail capacity a key element in IPO: Lavinia Koh, MyRepublic

Lavinia Koh, Group CFO of MyRepublic, discusses the telco’s growth strategy and IPO prospects.

How Ravi Menon is quietly leading Singapore’s fintech revolution

If Menon’s gambit works, Singapore will stake a claim to be one of the alternatives to post-Brexit London.

Singapore’s on-demand staffing startup UShift to raise up to $5m by Q1

UShift plans to use the funds for expansion to four markets outside Singapore – Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines and Malaysia.

Data Depot targets KYC gap in ASEAN’s digital economy: Akim Arhipov

Digital KYC provider Data Depot aims to fill the KYC gap in ASEAN’s digital economy.

Singapore: Fatfish Internet backs $260k investment in CryptoFoundry

Fatfish Internet Group invests in Singapore-based CryptoFoundry, a cryptocurrency financial services firm.